HC Deb 21 February 1929 vol 225 c1277

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether his attention has been called to the resolution passed by the National Council of the Roads Improvement Association urging the need of a national road programme to meet traffic requirements of the next 25 years and recommending that a portion of the Road Fund income be used to provide the capital sum necessary to finance this programme and enable it to be carried out within the next seven years; and what action he proposes to take?

The CHANCELLOR of the EXCHEQUER (Mr. Churchill)

Yes, Sir. I have seen the resolution referred to. Rut I have no statement to make on behalf of the Government at the present time.